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KCTV 5 Kansas City
George & Doris Haley Field offers new place for kids to playmyself and my mother and my sister,” said Sen. David Haley, a Democrat from Dis
George & Doris Haley Field offers new place for kids to play
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 hours ago
myself and my mother and my sister,” said Sen. David Haley, a Democrat from District 4. The Haley’s are also related to Alex Haley, the late author of the book Roots. George Haley helped integrate the University of Arkansas law school and is one... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What The Star Of The 'Roots' Reboot Wants Every Young Black Man To Knowhave teamed up for a reboot of the history-making mini-series "Roots," set to a
What The Star Of The 'Roots' Reboot Wants Every Young Black Man To Know
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
have teamed up for a reboot of the history-making mini-series "Roots," set to air on Memorial Day. Based on the book by Alex Haley, the new "Roots" will chronicle several generations of Haley's family, beginning with the harrowing story Kunta... Read more
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Business Wire
Barnes & Noble Founder & Chairman Leonard Riggio Announces RetirementKatrina; the building and gifting of The Langston Hughes Library and The Riggio
Barnes & Noble Founder & Chairman Leonard Riggio Announces Retirement
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Katrina; the building and gifting of The Langston Hughes Library and The Riggio-Lynch Chapel on the grounds of the Alex Haley Farm, in Clinton, Tennessee, the permanent home for the Children’s Defense Fund “Leave No Child Behind®” movement;... Read more
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Animation World Network
MPC Creates Spectacular Rebrand for U.K.’s Sky Artscreate a set of spine-tingling channel identities underpinned by the simple nav
MPC Creates Spectacular Rebrand for U.K.’s Sky Arts
Animation World Network / Posted 16 days ago
create a set of spine-tingling channel identities underpinned by the simple navigation system. Sky Lead Design Director, Alex Haley commented, “MPC's passion, expertise and willingness to go the extra mile on the Sky Arts rebrand has been second... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Kat Williams headlines May 1 'Stand Against Racism' eventNew York; she attended the region’s first integrated school, so “racial roots”
Kat Williams headlines May 1 'Stand Against Racism' event
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
New York; she attended the region’s first integrated school, so “racial roots” weren’t deep – until she watched the 1976 Alex Haley TV series “Roots.” (An updated version of “Roots” is scheduled to air starting Memorial Day on The History... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Kat Williams headlines May 1 'Stand Against Racism' eventNew York; she attended the region’s first integrated school, so “racial roots”
Kat Williams headlines May 1 'Stand Against Racism' event
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
New York; she attended the region’s first integrated school, so “racial roots” weren’t deep – until she watched the 1976 Alex Haley TV series “Roots.” (An updated version of “Roots” is scheduled to air starting Memorial Day on The History... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: 30M glimpse Lincoln's funeral traincarrying the body of Abraham Lincoln from Washington, D.C., back to Illinois. (
History: 30M glimpse Lincoln's funeral train
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
carrying the body of Abraham Lincoln from Washington, D.C., back to Illinois. (Photo: moonspenders.com) April 19, 1977: Alex Haley was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize for Roots. His book was later transformed into an epic television mini-series... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Off The Clock: Lou Ross talks about his life outside symphonya turtle on top of a fence post, you know he didn’t get up there by himself, he
Off The Clock: Lou Ross talks about his life outside symphony
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 21 days ago
a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he didn’t get up there by himself, he had to have some help.” – I heard author Alex Haley say this once during a speech and seem to remember he said he was quoting someone else but I have never been able... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Open galleries, open studioscopy of poetry by Phyllis Wheatley (1773); an early draft of the Emancipation P
Open galleries, open studios
Arkansas Times / Posted 29 days ago
copy of poetry by Phyllis Wheatley (1773); an early draft of the Emancipation Proclamation; letters from Malcolm X to Alex Haley; and artworks by Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett, John Biggers, Alma Thompson and other significant... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The Kinsey Collection coming Friday to Mosaic Templarscopy of poetry by Phyllis Wheatley (1773); an early draft of the Emancipation P
The Kinsey Collection coming Friday to Mosaic Templars
Arkansas Times / Posted 30 days ago
copy of poetry by Phyllis Wheatley (1773); an early draft of the Emancipation Proclamation; letters from Malcolm X to Alex Haley; and baptismal record dating back to 1595 and marital records from 1598 – the earliest known documentation of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Black history artifactssome of her seminal pieces on," Kinsey said, "I think that is going to be extre
Black history artifacts
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
some of her seminal pieces on," Kinsey said, "I think that is going to be extremely special." • MALCOLM X'S LETTER TO ALEX HALEY This letter was written by activist Malcolm X to Alex Haley. In it, Malcolm X notes that he has cleared his... Read more

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